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- Australia > Australia > Northern Territory > Darwin-Daly region > Port Keats
- H: W: 130 mm L: 89 mm D: Circum:
Colour photograph of a woman and a child sitting next to a fence wearing shirts and skirts in the process of stripping palm fronds.
"Photo shows the stripping of the 'skin' from the individual leaves of the palm frond. The frond is discarded and the individual 'skins' are dried and twisted into a string. Edwina and Majella. Reference: Hardwick, J., The Material Culture of Port Keats, University of Queensland Museum Records p.23" [catalogue card note].